• Podcast Boys Club: Only 21% of Top-Charting Shows Have a Female Host

    3 monthes ago - By The Wrap

    Women represent roughly half of podcast listeners nationwide, but an overwhelming majority of the top-charting shows across the four major podcast platforms are hosted by men. In fact, men hosted or co-hosted roughly 79% of the most-downloaded or listened-to podcasts over the last month, according to an analysis by TheWrap.
    Spotify had the most female-hosted shows on its top 20 list - 28% - during the 31 straight days in June and July analyzed by TheWrap. Meanwhile, women hosted roughly 17% of Stitcher's top podcasts and 23% of those on Apple Podcasts. The percentage fell to just 6% of the...
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